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Joshua C.’s Avatar
Joshua C. Jun 22, 2016 657 views

What should one do to remain active in their career and set an example for the coworkers?

Often times many people grow bored of their job and lose interest, due to their routine, however, it is important that we stay active. I was wondering what are certain things we can do to help our concentration and effort to improve. #business #management #entrepreneurship #manager...

#anthropology

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Phuong K. Jan 23 197 views
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Nadia P. May 13, 2016 572 views

How many clubs, internships, and work study programs is too much?

I am attending the University of Washington this upcoming fall and will be majoring in biochemistry. My goal is to get accepted into med school in the future which obviously requires many extracurricular activities and volunteer work. Currently, I am signed up for work study, I plan to get...

#college-applications #undergraduate #medical-school #internships #extracurriculars

Hailin G.’s Avatar
Hailin G. Apr 20, 2020 325 views

What can you do with both a statistics(or applied math) degree and an economics degree?

I am interested in statistics, applied math, and economics, but don't know people who had double-majored in these areas. Just wondering what your working experience is like before and after graduation. How is your day like and what is the best part of your job? Much thanks! #math #career...

#economics #technology #statistics

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Uma D. Mar 05, 2017 769 views

What are some ways that people have found helpful for dealing with mental illness in the professional world?

I'm a high school student concerned about how my mental health issues (multiple anxiety disorders) may impact my professional career in the future. I'd love to hear from people who have had experience with this issue. #professional #careers #mental-health #depression #mental-illness #anxiety...

#anxiety-management #anxiety-disorders #personal-development

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Alyssa S. May 10, 2016 539 views
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Monica C. Jan 23, 2018 486 views

How is college different from high school?

I'm in a very rigorous program in my high school (the IB program), and I was wondering how the course load differs? #college...

#ib

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Mohamed A. Mar 04, 2020 266 views

Whats the best way to get Software Engineering Internships

Hello I'm doing a MS in physics at the University of Washington and would love to get a SDE internship for the summer but I'm having problems getting interviews. # #engineering #interviews #internship...

#job-application

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Denis R. Aug 14, 2020 378 views

Job search tips for recent Mechanical Engineering graduate with limited experience.

#job-search #engineering I've graduated in Mechanical Engineering from University of Washington with great academic standing last summer and passed FE exam last fall. Unfortunately I wasn't able to secure an internship after my junior year and due to this I have very little experience which I...

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Daniella P. Mar 23, 2017 447 views

When do you think is the best time for anyone to apply for jobs?

As an earlier employee, in my opinion, saving money while working in an occupation and as a student will be beneficial to saving money in the future....

#savings

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Owen T. Nov 18, 2020 125 views

Should I take up astronomy

I have been thinking about joining the STEM community through Astronomy and Physics as a future career. From what I have heard It is a very competitive and difficult career to get. Being a scientist has been a recurring passion. It wasn't until a few days ago I have actually considered...

#astronomy #career-counseling #career #stem #physics #college

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William K. Jan 17, 2018 267 views

Is WSU widely recognized in the engineering community?

I'm looking to go into a career in engineering, and I've applied to UW, but am also applying to WSU as a backup. My GPA is well above 3.5, so I know that I can get into UW for sure (they have guaranteed admission for those with a GPA of 3.5 or greater). If I don't make it into engineering at...

#mechanical-engineering #engineering

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Keely L. Aug 29, 2018 283 views

What if FASFA doesn't show my income correctly?

My parents make a good amount of money but I am paying for college on my own. I need more aid but I don't know how to get it besides scholarships and my job. #money...

#income

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Ja-Ia X. May 18, 2018 260 views

How to handle high tuition rates for an out-of-state student?

I plan on transferring from a community college to a university. However, I am unsure as to how to transfer my credits and making sure that everything that I have done until now aligns. I am also concerned about the high tuition rate and how to compensate for it. For example, when I should be...

#savingmoney #tuition #outofstate

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Sivakumar S. Mar 19, 2019 425 views

I am moving back to India ? How do I cope up with this new environment

I am moving back to India ? How do I cope up with this new environment #moving #india...

#career

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Katelyn Y. Jan 26, 2017 1330 views

Do resumes need to be one page?

Hi, I'm attempting to become an "officer" in a club at my college and they want to see a resume. My boyfriend is a part of this club and he told me that my resume needs to be one page, that jobs only want to see one page anyways. Is this true? The job application my father helped me make it...

#evaluating-resumes #resume #resumes #resume-writing #job-application

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Debbie K. Dec 17, 2020 146 views

I don't know how to start looking for fields i want to explore.

I have a great interpersonal skills; I love to help others and I love the feeling that I inspire them. I also hate pressures; like if someone's life is in my hands. I am very indecisive but genuine. #buisness #flightattending...

#entrepreneurship

Khloe G.’s Avatar
Khloe G. Jan 30, 2018 357 views

How do I prepare for an interview?

I have never had a professional interview and I want tips......

#interviews

Hailin G.’s Avatar
Hailin G. Apr 23, 2020 320 views

How did studying abroad shape your career?

I am currently a student at UW. I am interested in studying abroad (specifically Tsinghua University) during my junior year. Out of curiosity, what are your favorite aspects of studying abroad? How did it shape you and your career? Which part of the experience stood out to you?...

#economics #study-abroad #exchange #travel #college

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Rachel W. Mar 20, 2018 222 views

How do I guard myself from toxic people in college?

I want to make sure I use discernment in who my closest circle of friends are while I am in college....

#friendship

Jenny W.’s Avatar
Jenny W. Oct 21, 2019 185 views

Transitioning into UX design

I have a diverse background, and just finished a UX design certificate program. I haven't gotten any interview offers... How can I get a UX design job? My portfolio is at https://jywdesigns.com/ #career #uxdesign...

#nontraditionalbackground

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Hollie C. Jul 30, 2016 597 views

What are some strategies to write my resume if I do not have internships and work experiences prior to college graduation?

I couldn't manage both schoolwork and work during college life. After graduation and as expected, it appears to me that lacking these experiences really downplay my resume. I want to know how I can write my resume given my background like this? #resume...

#resume-writing

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Alla L. Dec 09, 2019 151 views

Can you describe a good experience you have had at work?

I am planning to become a pediatrician or just working in the medical field and I need some more information about this career. Like some personal stories would help:) #pediatrician...

#medical

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Rose G. Aug 24, 2018 216 views

What is the best way to find an art related internship during/right after college?

I know I want a #career with a strong #finearts aspect but I would like to know where I can look for or ask for an #internship. That way I can gradually enter the field of my choosing with a steady...

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Camille C. Jan 16, 2018 297 views

How do I pay for college?

I have applied to multiple scholarships but none of them seems very serious, how can I really find the right ones for me? #college #tuition #scholarships...

#financial-aid

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